Independence Conservancy

Land Trusts

We Conserve PA Member
Mission or Purpose

Stewardship of the Raccoon Creek Watershed through environmental education, restoration and community partnerships; Conserving land to protect water quality, wildlife habitat, natural & cultural resources, scenic views & quality of life; Educating people about the function and values of wetlands.

Contact Information

1869-F Barclay Hill Road
Beaver, PA, 15009-9040
(724) 495-7316
http://www.independenceconservancy.org

Organizational Information
Type of Organization
Year Founded

1999

Number of Staff

PA Counties of Operation
Adopted S&P

Yes

Land Conservation Figures
Conserved Acres in PA

99

Conserved Acres in US

Conserved Acres in PA

47

Acres Owned in PA

Acres Under Easement

52

Acres Transferred to Public Agency†

Other Acres Protected‡

Notes

† Pertains to land that has been acquired by the land trust and than reconveyed to a local, county or state, state or federal government entity for conservation purposes.
‡ Other pertains to assistance in transactions including preparation and negotiation work and/or the reconveyance of land to another private conservation organization.